High Country Beef Cattle & Range Management Program

Description: On May 13th the Texas AgriLife Extension Service in Presidio, Brewster, and Jeff Davis Counties will offer a "Spring 2010 High Country Beef Cattle & Range Management Program" in Marfa Texas at the Marfa National Bank Meeting Room. Breaks will be sponsored by Marfa National Bank and lunch will be sponsored by Baeza Feed.

The event will kickoff with registration at 8:30 a.m. Morning sessions will include: Standing Up For Beef - Master of Beef Advocacy, Identifying Range Weed and Brush Management Concerns, Brush Management "The Big 4" Mesquite, Cedar, Catclaw, and Creosote/Tarbush Complex, and "Is It Worth It?", a session on the options of preconditioning.

At lunch the group will travel to the Marfa Ag Barn for a lunch sponsored by Baeza Feed and a Plant ID Workshop.

The afternoon sessions will start at 1:30 p.m. at the Marfa National Bank Meeting Room and highlights will include: Brush Control Products, Ranch TV, and Horn Fly Control.

There will be 2 general and 1 laws and regs CEU"S available for private pesticide applicators.

"This will be an opportunity to join together the district specialists in Range, Beef Cattle, Economics, and Entomology for a informal and educational experience", said Presidio County Agent Jesse Lea Schneider. Participants are encouraged to bring plants to ID and questions regarding their range and beef concerns.

This event is free of charge with an rsvp by May 7, 2022 to CEA Jesse Lea Schneider at 432-729-4746 or 432-295-0342 so a correct meal count may be made.

Educational programs of the Texas AgriLife Extension Service are open to all people without regard to race, color, sex, disability, religion, age, or national origin.

Location: Marfa National Bank
Date: Thursday, May 13, 2022
Priority: 5-Medium
Access: Public
Created by: Public Access ( by Joni Marginot )
Updated: Tuesday, April 27, 2022 6:03pm GMT